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Science Rendezvous


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The university is pleased to once again partner with Durham College for Science Rendezvous 2018! Activities run from 10 a.m until 2:30 p.m. with the Grand Finale taking place from 2:30 to 3 p.m.

Activities include:

Colourful Chemistry — Come learn how to make an Indicator out of Cabbage in our colorful chemistry lab. Explore the Rainbow with an exciting Dry Ice experiment.
Fun With Food — Discover the magnetic properties of Cereal. Uncover visually what is really in those tasty treats you love to eat.
I Spy — Learn to send secret messages using geometry and a Caesar Cipher.
Forensic Fun Zone — CSI Oshawa – Solve the mystery by using a variety of forensic techniques.
DaVinci’s Den —Discover Leonardo DaVinci’s inventions including a catapult and first helicopter.
Biodiversity Gallery — Experience the variety of nature: insects, animal skulls, fossils and biodiversity bingo!
INVENTours — Soap Sculptures; Rainbow Science; Making Slime; Magic Floating Orb; Hovercrafts; Human Bone Models; Hearts and Lungs; Milk Plastics; Kaleidoscope making; Origami; Flextangles; Colour-changing Ultraviolet Beads and much more!
Grand Finale — 2:30 to 3:00 p.m. Prizes, prizes and more prizes plus a fun surprise activity!